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'I REMEMBER EVERYTHING': SHOT IN AMBUSH DAVENPORT OFFICER SAYS HOLSTERED GUN SAVED HIM. THE SENSATION OF A HOT POKER GOING THROUGH HIS LEG TOLD DAVENPORT POLICE SGT. SCOTT LANSING HE’D BEEN HIT. IT WASN’T UNTIL HE GOT TO THE EMERGENCY ROOM AND BEGAN TO UNDRESS THAT HE REALIZED HOW. CLOSE HE’D COME TO TAKING MORE THAN ONE BULLET. “I WAS HANDING OVER MY HOLSTER AND GUN, AND THEY SAW MY HOLSTER,” LANSING SAID. “THE BULLET HIT THE HOLSTER, THEN THE METAL SLIDE ON MY GLOCK. I DIDN’T KNOW I GOT HIT THERE. “MY GUN POTENTIALLY SAVED MY LIFE. WHEN THEY DON’T NEED IT (THE WEAPON) FOR EVIDENCE, I’LL PROBABLY PUT IT IN A SHADOW BOX.PRESIDENT JOE BIDEN CAMPAIGNED ON UNIVERSAL BACKGROUND CHECKS FOR GUN PURCHASES AND SUCH CHECKS REQUIRE A FIREARM REGISTRY IN ORDER TO BE ENFORCEABLE. THE “GUN SAFETY” PORTION OF BIDEN’S CAMPAIGN WEBSITE CLEARLY STATES, “BIDEN WILL ENACT UNIVERSAL BACKGROUND CHECK LEGISLATION.” THE WEBSITE STIPULATES: BIDEN WILL ENACT UNIVERSAL BACKGROUND CHECK LEGISLATION, REQUIRING A BACKGROUND CHECK FOR ALL GUN SALES WITH VERY LIMITED EXCEPTIONS, SUCH AS GIFTS BETWEEN CLOSE FAMILY MEMBERS.MILLIONS OF AMERICANS HAVE RECENTLY BECOME FIRST-TIME GUN OWNERS. HOW CAN YOU HELP THEM LEARN ABOUT FIREARMS SAFETY AND RESPONSIBILITY? HOW CAN YOU INFORM THEM ABOUT DEFENDING THEIR RIGHT TO DEFEND THEMSELVES AND THEIR FAMILIES? IF YOU’RE AN NRA CERTIFIED INSTRUCTOR, YOU KNOW THE WORDS FROM YOUR CREDENTIALS CARD: “POSSESSION OF THIS CARD CARRIES RESPONSIBILITY FOR REPRESENTING THE WHOLE SHOOTING FRATERNITY TO THOSE WITH WHOM YOU DEAL AS WELL AS THE COMMUNITY AS A WHOLE. MUCH OF WHAT PEOPLE THINK OF GUNS, SHOOTING AND SHOOTERS DEPENDS ON YOU.”LAWMAKER TENSIONS ARE RUNNING HIGH THIS WEEK AFTER A REPUBLICAN LAWMAKER NEARLY BROUGHT A GUN ONTO THE HOUSE FLOOR, FURTHER STOKING CONCERNS ABOUT CAPITOL SECURITY AND WHETHER MEMBERS OF CONGRESS NEED PROTECTION FROM ONE ANOTHER. THE RENEWED ANXIETY JUST TWO WEEKS AFTER THE DEADLY JAN. 6 ATTACK WAS SPARKED BY REP. ANDY HARRIS (R-MD.) WHEN HE SET OFF A NEWLY INSTALLED METAL DETECTOR OFF THE HOUSE FLOOR WITH A CONCEALED GUN, DESPITE A LONGTIME BAN ON FIREARMS IN THE CHAMBER.A BANKRUPTCY FILING BY THE NATIONAL RIFLE ASSOCIATION ISN’T STOPPING A NEW YORK JUDGE FROM MOVING AHEAD WITH A FRAUD LAWSUIT BY THE STATE’S ATTORNEY GENERAL, WHO IS SEEKING TO DISSOLVE THE GUN RIGHTS ORGANIZATION. THE JUDGE, JOEL M. COHEN, STARTED A HEARING ON THURSDAY BY SAYING HE WOULD PROCEED WITH VARIOUS MOTIONS, INCLUDING THE NRA’S REQUEST TO MOVE THE CASE FROM MANHATTAN TO ALBANY. “I WOULD NOT BE PROCEEDING UNLESS I WAS CONFIDENT, BASED ON MY OWN RESEARCH, THAT THERE WERE REASONABLE GROUNDS TO DO SO,” THE JUDGE SAID.

VA – HUNTING – Bill to Expand Hunting Opportunities Being Heard Tomorrow 

Tomorrow, the House Agriculture, Chesapeake & Natural Resources Committee is hearing House Bill 1799 to allow Sunday hunting on public lands. Please click the “Take Action” button below to contact committee members and ask them to SUPPORT HB 1799. One of the biggest challenges that hunters face today is access to land. Our modern lifestyles of work and school essentially mean that most working adults and their children can only hunt on the weekends. Hunters and gun owners fund conservation efforts and maintenance of state public hunting land through hunting license fees and Pittman-Robertson excise taxes on firearms, ammunition, and archery equipment. Despite this, Sunday hunting is still not permitted on public lands in Virginia, leaving Saturday the only day for most hunters to be able to get out into the field. House Bill 1799 expands hunting opportunities in Virginia by allowing Sunday hunting on public lands. This ensures that hunters have the time to continue hunting or to introduce new hunters and also ensures that public land may be enjoyed by those who fund it.  [full article]

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